Assayer, Blue Grass Mining Company, Nederland. Colorado, 1901; mining expert for Western Venture Company, examining properties in New Mexico, Arizona and California, 1903-1904. Superintendent Andes Mining Company, Guamoco, Colombia, S.A., 1904-1909.
Prospecting for mines in Colombia, 1909-1910. Discovered and located Chicago and Las Ramas group of mines in Guamoco District, Colombia, and general manager same. In charge Bar Principal Mining Company, Guamoco, 1913-1919.
Consulting engineer, Barranquilla, Colombia. Manager Parrish & Company, Compañia Urbanizadora de “El Prado,” Parrish Investment Company, Compañia Minera de los Valles, Barranquilla, since 1919, Cia. Minera del Nare; built residential addition to Barranquilla and modern water works system.
Also various municipal electrical power plants in Colombia. With others, building railroad over Andes Mountains, to cost approximately $10,000,000. Etc. Home: Des Moines, Ia.
Born December 12, 1877